|WBZ 1030 kHz Medium Wave DX Reception - Unknown|
WBZ 1030 kHz Medium Wave DX Reception as received from mid-Pacific and from Australia. The receiver on a US Navy ship was a R-390A, which is a triple conversion 36 vacuum tube (valve) receiver. The receiver in Australia is unknown but the antenna is nearly a mile of insulated copper wire that was disbursed by using a garden hose reel and laid on top of the grass in the winter. :-)
Keywords: wbz; dx; medium wave; long distance reception
|Grimeton Radio SAQ 2013 0630 0900 UTC Broadcast - Lars KÃ¥lland, SM6NM via N1EA|
Grimeton Radio SAQ SAQ 2013 0630 0900 UTC Broadcast
Keywords: grimeton; saq; alternator; alexanderson; ge; general electric; rca; radio corporation of america; continuous wave; cw; morse
|David H. Smith, ZL2WT, Morse Code Recording Collection - David H. Smith, ZL2WT, and others including David J. Ring, Jr., N1EA|
DAVID H. SMITH of HAWKES BAY, New Zealand has collected a series of recordings of Maritime and Aviation More code. Mr. Smith holds Post Master General certification as radio officer and is amateur radio operator ZL2BB, G3VBJ, ex ZL2BBB. CW operator. Fists member # 9067. Ex Merchant Navy Radio Officer. Member of the ROA (Radio Officers' Association). Member of New Zealand Vintage Radio Society. Hobby is researching the history of maritime wireless telegraphy...
Keywords: maritime morse; 500 khz; 500 kc; radiotelegraphy; sos; radio officer
|Arthur C. Goodnow's 600 meter reception in Europe 1974 - Arthur C. Goodnow, W1DM and David J. Ring, Jr., N1EA|
Arthur Goodnow, W1DM recording of "600 meter reception in Europe 1974"
Keywords: 500 kc/s; 600m; w1dm; arthur c. goodnow; maritime; morse; morse code
|MILL - James Farrior, W4FOK, uploader N1EA|
MILL - a DOS program that is used to teach, learn and practice both American Morse and International Morse Code. Originally created in GW-Basic and later compiled for DOS by Jim Farrior, W4FOK. Jim had a very active life which reflects his love of family and communications, and electronics. His obituary lists some of his many interests and achievements. FARRIOR James (Jim) S. Farrior III., age 92, died at Quality Health Care in Fernandina Beach, Fl...
Keywords: Morse; American Morse; mill; sounder; telegraph; telegraphy
|Last Eastbound Trans-Atlantic Voyage of "Queen Mary/GBTT - Arthur C. Goodnow, W1DM, digitized by David J. Ring, Jr., N1EA|
A live recording of the wireless telegraphy (WT) transmissions in Morse code on 500 kHz and other MF frequencies from the Royal Mail Steamship "ss QUEEN MARY" on her last eastbound trans-Atlantic voyage in 1967 as recorded by Westinghouse Radio (Group W) engineer and former Radio Officer, Arthur Last Eastbound Trans-Atlantic Voyage of "Queen Mary/GBTT" - 1967 - R/O Arthur C. Goodnow, (W1DM).
Keywords: Goodnow; W1DM; queen mary; gbtt; wt; 500 kHz; 500 kc/s
|Japan Time Signal Radio Station JJY 8 MHz Closes - Unknown / Digitized by N1EA|
JJY shortwave TX at 5/8/10MHz finally terminated on 0300UTC 31-MAR-2001 (that was 12:00pm in JST). Formerly 2.5MHz and 15MHz were also on the air. JJY longwave TX at 40kHz from Fukushima (yes, approx. 15km from the damaged Dai-ichi nuclear reactor, still have operational difficulties) and 60kHz from Kyushu have been on the air now (40kHz since 1999, 60kHz since 2001). Radio clocks nationwide are in sync...
Keywords: time signals; +radio; +japan; +jjy; n1ea
|On the North Atlantic, a Record of the early sounds of radiotelegraphy - Unknown, n1ea|
An early recording of spark and ICW - Interrupted continuous wave signals with narration. First signal is NBD the Navy's big station at Otter Cliffs, Maine.
Keywords: NBD; WIM; WCC
|Marine Morse Recordings - Radio Officer Richard Monjure - Richard Monjure, Digitized by David J. Ring, Jr., N1EA|
A collection of Marine Morse Recordings made in 1993 and 1994 by Radio Officer Richard Monjure. Recordings made in Bremmerhaven, Germany and at sea. Stations include GKA, WCC, WSC, PCH, FFL, EAD, IAR, DAN, OST, LGQ, PH, OXZ, OFJ, URD, NMG,WLO, KLC, WNU and an XXX recording (Urgent Broadcast).
Keywords: Richard Monjure. GKA; WCC; WSC; PCH; FFL; EAD; IAR; DAN; OST; LGQ; SPH; OXZ; OFJ; URD; NMG; WLO; KLC; WNU
|Malin Head Radio / EJM - The 500 kHz Recordings of Finbar O'Connor, EI0CF - created and recorded by Finbar O'Connor, EI0CF, digitized by David J. Ring, Jr., N1EA|
Recordings made at times noted by Radio Officer Finbar O'Connor who worked at Malin Head Radio, call sign EJM in the northwestern part of Ireland.
Keywords: ejm; malin head; malin head radio; morse; wt; 500 kHz; 500 kc/s; finbar
|I2RTF Pietro Begali sending Morse Code on his Intrepid semi-automatica key - David J. Ring, Jr., N1EA|
Pietro Begali, famous Morse key maker using his wonderful Intrepid semi-automatic key as received at amateur radio station N1EA located in Green Harbor, Massachusetts, USA 31 March 2012 on the frequency band of 14 MHz.
Keywords: i2rtf; pietro begali; intrepid; morse code; bruna
|Finn Jensen, OZ1HET operating HS0AC Radio Amateur Society of Thailand Station - David J. Ring, Jr., N1EA|
Reception of HS0AC on August 29, 2012 on 21 MHz of Finn Jensen at the key as received by N1EA in Massachusetts. N1EA is using a side swiper and a semi-automatic McElroy key. Morse code.
Keywords: oz1het; hs0ac; n1ea; side swiper; sideswiper; mcelroy; key; morse code
|ITT Amagansett Radio WSL Close Down Message - Robert V. McGraw, W2LYH, Earl Korf, K2IC, David J. Ring, Jr., N1EA|
This is a recording of the close down message from ITT for Amagansett Radio/WSL followed by the August 4, 1984 0150 GMT Traffic List giving call signs of ships for which Amagansett Radio had messages. The close down time is given at 04 August 1984 at 0401 GMT which would have been 04 August 1984 at 0001 EDST or in about 2 hours 10 minutes from the start of this traffic list at 0150 GMT. The station was located near Southhampton, Long Is., NY...
Keywords: Amagansett; Radio; WSL; Brentwood; Southhampton; ITT; ITT/Mackay; Marine; 500 kHz; maritime; radio
|Maritime Morse Coast Station Markers - Shirl Joseph Prewitt, W0TUT and David J. Ring, Jr., N1EA|
Maritime Morse Coast Station Markers submitted by Radio Officer S.J. "Joe" Prewitt, W0TUT of Panama Beach City, Florida. You will hear the high frequency - HF - markers used by coastal wireless Morse Code telegraphy stations world-wide. Stations all over the world were recorded. These signals were sent when the station was listening for calls from ships on the high frequency bands.
Keywords: WT; Coast Station; Morse Code; markers; HF
|Channel Tea Party - Charles Henry, VA3CH, and David J. Ring, Jr., N1EA|
Recordings made of 500 kHz of the English Channel Wireless Telegraphy signals contributed by R/O Charles Henry of Kingston, ON Canada. A wonderful cacophony of signals from PCH, DAN, OST, GLD, GCC, GNI and others. Coast Stations along both sides of the Channel seem to be battling it out to send out their calls to tell ships there are Weather (WX) or Navigational Warnings (NX) or traffic list (TFC LIST)
Keywords: PCH; DAN; OST; GLD; GCC; GNI; VA3CH; WT; wireless telegraphy; 500 kHz; Morse
|SOS ms Prinsendam October 4, 1980 - Original Recording Provided by United States Coast Guard, Kodiak, Alaska, Digitized by David J. Ring, Jr., N1EA|
Recordings of the Urgent broadcast made by ms Prinsendam which was on fire and burning out of control due to a fire in the engine room in the Gulf of Alaska. Chief Radio Officer, Jack van der Zee (he was from Beek, Netherlands) on the Netherlands Antilles registered cruise ship "ms Prinsendam" on October 4, 1980. He sent this to United States Coast Guard Communications Station Kodiak, Alaska (COMMSTA KODIAK/NOJ)...
Keywords: SOS; Prinsendam; PJTA; Netherlands Lion; De Orde van de Nederlandse Leeuw courage; morse code; maritime; distress; ship, ns1l, pfister
|W0BMU, HOWARD "Tex" HARVEY, W0BMU - David J. Ring, Jr., N1EA|
Howard Harvey, most often called "Tex" took his Radio Officers license before the U.S. Commerce Department and lied about his age and obtained a job as a radiotelegraph operator on a barge travelling the Erie Canal. He had been using this Vibroplex Blue Racer made in 1912 for over 75 years. He would often tell me that he had a "Lake Erie Swing" and he did as he learned that particular method of sending while on the Lake Erie Canal, but I would correct him being much too precise, by saying "No, y...
Keywords: Lake Erie Swing; w0bmu,ab5ty,macalee hime,w2bna,howard,tex,amateur radio, radio officer; morse code
|KLC - Galveston Radio - Original Recording by Richard Monjure, Digitized by David J. Ring, Jr., N1EA|
Recordings of Galveston Radio / KLC supplied by Radio Officer Richard Monjure. The first recording is KLC WX (Weather Broadcast) and traffic list as sent on 13,038 kHz. The second recording is KLC with traffic list and working ships.
Keywords: KLC; Galveston Radio; Richard Monjure; 500 kHz; marine; Morse; recordings
|QRT VIA - Closing of Adelaide Radio VIA - David H. Smith, ZL2WT, ZL2BBB|
Recordings of the Close of Service of Adelaide Radio / VIA as provided by David H. Smith, ZL2WT, ZL2BBB.
Keywords: VIA; Adelaide; 500; khz; wt; wireless; radiotelegraphy; n1ea
|Wellington Radio ZLW Close Down on HF and MF - David H. Smith, ZL2WT, ZL2BBB|
Close Down Recordings of Wellington Radio ZLW as provided by David H. Smith, ZL2WT, ZL2BBB, of Hawkes Bay, New Zealand. Track 1 has four recordings: 4277 kHz 29.9.93, Track 2: 4277 kHz 30.9.93, Track 4: 417.5 kHz Final ZLW with info on ZLM Taupo Service until 0925. Recording 2 has two recordings 4277 Final HF and 2: 500 kHz close, final transmission at 1200Z, 30/9/93 Signoffs VIM, VIT, RTR ZMB@ :Arahura", GW4XXF de ZL2BJC message.
Keywords: Wellington Radio ZLW final transmission hf mf 500 wt radiotelegraphy vim gw4xxf rtr zmbs arahura zl2bjc message
|Thunderstorm, Rain and Morse Code from Bug - Edward A. McCarthy, W1YT, David J. Ring, Jr., N1EA|
In the middle 1980s, former United States Coast Guard Radioman and well known radio amateur, Edward A. McCarthy was tuning the 7.0 MHz amateur radio bands at his amateur radio station in Florida when he came upon a conversation between two amateurs using continuous wave (CW) Morse radiotelegraphy. Since a tape recorder was nearby, he decided to record the conversation between David J. Ring, Jr., N1EA/MM (Maritime Mobile) who was sailing as Radio Officer in the Merchant Marine on the coastwise ta...
Keywords: Morse code; bug; vibroplex; storm; rain; radio officer; ship; QSO; W1YT; N1EA
|KPH San Radio Night of Nights VII - Richard Dillman and KPH San Francisco Radio|
A recording of KPH San Francisco Radio's annual Night of Nights when KPH returns to the marine radio telegraphy bands on the anniversary of the day they closed July 12, 1999. This recording is of Richard Dillman, or RD as he is known world-wide over the marine telegraphy frequencies.
Keywords: kph; rca; san francisco; radio; radiotelegraphy; marine; wireless; ship; 500 kc; 500 kHz; n1ea
|William B. Gould, III: Wireless Radio Pioneer. His 500 kHz Recordings of March 196 - William B. Gould, III, John Dilks, David J. Ring, Jr.|
WILLIAM B GOULD III, Radio Pioneer - amateur radio call signs 1NP, W1NP, K2NP Born on March 14, 1902. Radio Engineer, Radio Officer, USA Flag, US Army until retirement. He made a series of tape recordings of 500 kc/s in 1966 during March. He was very much a pioneer not only for his being the first Negro which is now called black, radio engineer of a radio station and radio officer at sea, but for his visionary work with communications and electronics with United States Army...
Keywords: morse code; ship; coast station; marine; CW; black; negro; radio; wireless; radio officer; 500 kc/s; 500 kHz; pioneer; morse code
|QRT - Last Day of 500 kHz in France - Erik Ludwig, F9LT, ex- PA0LU, Ned Raub, W1RAN|
A recording made in France by Erik Ludwig, F9LT (originally PA0LU) of 500 kHz ship-to-shore and ship-to-ship Morse Wireless Telegraphy made His friend Edward "Ned" Raub relates further: He said he'd caught "everything from TA to VO1." or from Turkey TAH to Newfoundland, Canada with stations like St. Anthony Coast Guard Radio. For my part (says Ned Raub), I recorded U.S coast stations, Faroes, Oslofjord, much else between dusk and 00 GMT here...
Keywords: morse code; ship; radio; telegraphy; 500 kHz; SOS; wt; wireless:n1ea
|Saga of Telegraphy: Can'st Thou Send Lightnings? - J. Ralph Graham|
"Saga of Telegraphy: Can'st Thou Send Lightnings?" A brief history of Morse telegraphy in sound. Written by J. Ralph Graham, Communications Chief "US New and World Report", whose actual Morse transmissions are recorded throughout the recording, first using a hand Morse key sending and Morse sounder reception starting in 1844 with a reenactment of the very first public Morse code sending by artist and inventor Samuel F.B...
Keywords: ASIN: B00540DYKE; A282994; telegraphy; sounder; morse; j. ralph graham; saga of telegraphy; Saga of telegraphy: Canst thou send lightnings?
|New York Times Morse Wire Last Day 1951 - J. Ralph Graham and David J. Ring, Jr.|
A recording of the last day of operation of the New York Times NYC-Washington, DC Times Bureau leased line in 1951. Published by J. Ralph Graham with added introduction by David J. Ring, Jr. who converted the file to electronic format. Side 1 is a recording of a news story sent by telegraphers Jack Goulette and Ralph Cahall over The New York Times Morse wire to the Times telegraph office in New York, at a speed up to 60 words a minute...
Keywords: new york times; morse; leased line; j; american ralph graham; morse code; landline; sounder
|SS Marine Electric / WOOH SOS - USCG / Digitized by N1EA|
Distress radio traffic, 500 kHz from SS Marine Electric, call sign WOOH, SOS as recorded at USCG COMMSTA BOSTON / NMF on February 12, 1983. A transcript of the decoded Morse Code is also available here. See file: Transcript_SOS_WOOH.txt
Keywords: SOS; Marine Electric; wooh; distress; morse code; n1ea